Defendant: Ethel Vida Cocker

Scope and Content

Ethel Vida Cocker of Gwastodd Cottage, Cefnybedd, Wrexham.

Charged with stealing 3 skirts, 4 blouses, 1 tablecloth, 1 beaded watch chain, 1 silver brooch and 2 lace collars belonging to Mary Dodd.

Witness statements from Mary Dodd, wife of Francis Dodd, of Hill Crest, Sychnant Pass; Jennie Williams, daughter of Mary Dodd, and lives with her and Evan Foulkes Evans, a Police Sergeant at Conway.

Verdict: Guilty. Fined £1 and to pay to William Rees, the Informant 14s. for costs. In default of the payment: 14 days imprisonment.